A modern, luxurious, but unmistakably Japanese experience, Kawamatoya was newly renovated in 2022. Designed to deliver modern, luxurious accommodation, Kawamotoya offers unmatched views of the mountain or the valley below. With world-class facilities, enjoy the best winter skiing accommodation in Nozawa Onsen.
Kawamotoya also features the ultimate luxury deluxe penthouse in the village of Nozawa Onsen.
SOAKING BATHS: Scrub up, then relax in steaming hot water, washing away aches, pains, woes and cares! In the best tradition of Japanese bathing, Kawamotoya has retained its original big soaking baths. They are available “kashikiri”, meaning that guests can enjoy them privately with their family, friends, or partners.
SKI STORAGE: Dry off your gear in the spacious ski storage room.
THEATRE ROOM: Watch a movie or the big match, play a board game, or just sink into a good book… The Theatre Room is for everyone’s enjoyment. The internet-enabled big screen and surround sound stereo make it the perfect place to watch your favourite blockbuster, cheer on your home team, or binge on cat videos! There’s an eclectic library of books to borrow, and board games suitable for all the family from little ‘uns to grandpa.
GYM: The only modern gym in the village. Well-equipped self-service gym – there’s a mix of aerobic and resistance equipment, a stretching barre, as well as a separate massage/yoga room, and convenient changing rooms.
LAUNDRY FACILITIES: Two sets of washing machine and dryer are available to in-house guests, free-of-charge.
The Deluxe Studio accommodates up to 2 people with a super king-size bed (the mattresses can be separated to make two single beds). It also comes with a kitchenette, flat-screen TV, private toilet, and shower.
The only apartment retaining some of the old design, the Japanese Studio accommodates up to 3 people with a super king-size bed (the mattresses can be separated to make two single beds). It also comes with a kitchenette, flat-screen TV, private toilet, and shower.
One Bedroom Apartment
The One-Bedroom Apartment accommodates up to 2 people with a super king-size bed (the mattresses can be separated to make two single beds). It also comes with a kitchenette, flat-screen TV, private toilet, shower and bathtub.
Two Bedroom Apartment
The Two-Bedroom Apartment accommodates up to 4 people with a super king-size bed (the mattresses can be separated to make two single beds). It also comes with a kitchenette and flat-screen TV. Each bedroom is ensuite with its own private toilet, shower and bathtub.
The Family Suite fits up to 8 people with super king-size beds that can be separated into single beds. This spacious apartment comes with a spacious living/dining area and a fully-equipped international kitchen. Each bedroom has a flat-screen television and is ensuite with its own private toilet, shower and bathtub.
The Penthouse. Exclusive. Unique. Luxurious – BY INVITATION ONLY
Stunning views from every window, and the largest living space in the village. Finished by a renowned coordinator with beautiful artworks, the one-of-a-kind luxurious penthouse comes with four double bedrooms, all are fully ensuite with a bath or shower, a high-end fitted kitchen, a spacious living and dining area, and flat-screen smart television in each room. The penthouse fits up to 8 people comfortably, with 200m² of private living space.
Full entertaining kitchen
A high end kitchen, featuring a full suite of Gaggenau cooking and dishwashing tools, oversized double sink, family-sized fridge freezer, wine fridge, plenty of storage space, and specially selected crockery and utensils.
Furnished and decorated by Yukari Suzuki – CEO of Trans+Work, and Managing Director of Lights Gallery in Nagoya. Suzuki-sensei teaches architecture, design, at Nagoya Institute of Technology, Nagoya City University, and Shukutoku University. She incorporates traditional art and craft work by artisans and artists from across Japan into spaces where guests can feel comfortable and find inspiration.
Harding’s Cafe: welcomes you with hot coffee and fresh cookies. Offering breakfast, sweets and viennoiseries. The cafe is a great place for hotel residents to relax over a meal or a drink with family and friends.
Dining reservations in Nozawa Onsen: the boutique Japanese restaurants in Nozawa offer some of the best cuisine seen in any ski resort in Japan. Let the hotel reception know your dining preferences and they will share with you their top recommendations and assist in bookings.